?
Solved

What is the best software free that you experts can suggest to retrieve data from a failed HDD sata.

Posted on 2008-06-17
2
Medium Priority
?
322 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-14
Hi,

What is the best software free that you experts can suggest to retrieve data from a failed HDD sata.
I have a HDD sata drive that has very important data in C drive. The drive is not detecting and some times it detects. Is there a way to get data out of this HDD.

Regards
Sharath
0
Comment
Question by:bsharath
2 Comments
 
LVL 1

Assisted Solution

by:MikeBusby
MikeBusby earned 800 total points
ID: 21810274
Does the drive spin up?

and when its not dected is the drive still spinning... if so try putting the drive in a diffrent computer and try copying off the data...

if it doesnt spin... you will have to take it to professionals and it can be expencive
0
 
LVL 93

Accepted Solution

by:
nobus earned 1200 total points
ID: 21810965
>>    best software free   <<   the best is NOT free, here some links to try :
http://www.pcworld.com/downloads/collection/0,collid,1295,00.asp            Free Recovery
http://www.pcinspector.de/file_recovery/UK/welcome.htm                  pc Inspector -free
http://www.runtime.org/                                    GetDataBack
http://www.stellarinfo.com/                                    Stellar
http://www.ontrack.com/                                    Ontrack
http://www.recovermyfiles.com/                              RecoverMyFiles

but if the drive is not detected, you need a recovery Cy like this :  http://www.gillware.com/      
0

Featured Post

The new generation of project management tools

With monday.com’s project management tool, you can see what everyone on your team is working in a single glance. Its intuitive dashboards are customizable, so you can create systems that work for you.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Your data is at risk. Probably more today that at any other time in history. There are simply more people with more access to the Web with bad intentions.
Let us take a look at the scenario, you have a database that is corrupt and you run the ESEUTIL command only to find you are unable to repair it. How do you now get the data back?
This video Micro Tutorial explains how to clone a hard drive using a commercial software product for Windows systems called Casper from Future Systems Solutions (FSS). Cloning makes an exact, complete copy of one hard disk drive (HDD) onto another d…
This tutorial will walk an individual through configuring a drive on a Windows Server 2008 to perform shadow copies in order to quickly recover deleted files and folders. Click on Start and then select Computer to view the available drives on the se…
Suggested Courses

601 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question